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How upskilling the informal sector can drive job creation
How upskilling the informal sector can drive job creationArticle

Can South Africa's unemployment crisis be reversed by leveraging existing industries to create employment and entrepreneurial growth...?

30 Apr 2021

iCollege launches data-free app to keep students learning during lockdown
iCollege launches data-free app to keep students learning during lockdownArticle

In an initiative to keep its higher education students studying during the national lockdown, iCollege has created an app to allow learners to continue accessing facilitation of their courses for free from the comfort of their homes...

28 Apr 2020

Businesses need to think local and start small
Businesses need to think local and start smallArticle

Private organisations and businesses need to recognise they have a part to play in addressing South Africa's unemployment rate, which means that their role in economic development needs to be viewed by businesses as a shared custodianship...

Janine Espin 16 Jan 2020

Community consultation is key to frustration in building sector
Community consultation is key to frustration in building sectorArticle

The construction sector is in dire straits. Due to slow economic growth many constructions companies are under immense pressure which includes retrenchments and possible business closure...

Janine Espin 26 Aug 2019

Amazon to upskill 100,000 employees with in-demand skills
Amazon to upskill 100,000 employees with in-demand skillsArticle

Amazon has commited to upskill 100,000 of its employees across the United States, dedicating over $700 million to provide its people with access to training programmes that will help them move into more highly-skilled roles...

15 Jul 2019

Reimagining apprenticeships for the 21st Century
Reimagining apprenticeships for the 21st CenturyArticle

Apprenticeships first emerged in the later Middle Ages as a way to teach people the skills needed for a career. Today, you may need a COBOL programmer to learn how to be a cloud architect or a help desk service delivery specialist to become a cybersecurity analyst. These are career changes, not just reskilling efforts...

28 Jun 2019

How upskilling employees can help SA corporates in the future
How upskilling employees can help SA corporates in the futureArticle

With constant developments in technology and how organisations are harnessing new skills, has meant that professionals will need to upskill to keep up with this rapidly changing workplace...

21 Aug 2018

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